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Oct 28, 2002
Thank you for visiting Dollar General Corporation's website for the weekly sales update. As a reminder, the Company intends to discontinue weekly sales releases beginning in November. Dollar General is scheduled to report October sales results on Thursday, November 7.This update reflects performance through the third week of the October...
Oct 24, 2002
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn., Oct 24, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) will make a presentation at the Johnson Rice Consumer Conference in New Orleans, Louisiana on Monday, October 28, 2002, scheduled to begin at 10:30 a.m. CST. A live web cast of the Dollar General presentation will be available on the Compa...
Oct 19, 2002
Thank you for visiting Dollar General Corporation's website for the weekly sales update. As a reminder, the Company intends to discontinue weekly sales releases beginning in November. Dollar General is scheduled to report October sales results on Thursday, November 7.This update reflects performance through the second week of the Octobe...
Oct 14, 2002
Thank you for visiting Dollar General Corporation's website for the weekly sales update. As a reminder, the Company intends to discontinue weekly sales releases beginning in November. Dollar General is scheduled to report October sales results on Thursday, November 7.This update reflects performance through the first week of the October...
Oct 10, 2002
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn., Oct 10, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) today reported total retail sales for the September five-week period ended October 4, 2002, equaled $567.6 million compared with $497.0 million last year, an increase of 14.2 percent. Same-store sales for the September period increa...
Sep 27, 2002
BOWLING GREEN, Ky., Sep 27, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Today, representatives of Dollar General Corporation, local and state officials, and residents of Bowling Green celebrated the grand opening of Dollar General's 6,000th store in Bowling Green, Kentucky."This occasion of our 6,000th store is a wonderful opportunity for...
Sep 24, 2002
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) announced a series of officer-level promotions in the human resources, merchandising support and transportation departments. They are as follows: Melissa Buffington has been promoted to senior vice president of human development and pl...
Sep 16, 2002
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn., Sep 16, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) announced today that it has formed a special committee to search for a Chief Executive Officer to succeed current CEO Cal Turner, Jr. The Committee is comprised of three members of the Company's Board of Directors and Mr. Turner....
Sep 5, 2002
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn., Sep 5, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) today reported total retail sales for the August four- week period ended August 30, 2002, equaled $454.7 million compared with $393.3 million last year, an increase of 15.6 percent. Same-store sales for the August period increased 6....
Aug 28, 2002
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn., Aug. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) today reported net income for the second quarter of fiscal 2002 of $42.4 million, or $0.13 per diluted share, an increase of 56.3 percent compared to $27.1 million, or $0.08 per diluted share, in the second quarter of fiscal 2001. In the second quarter of...
Aug 26, 2002
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn., Aug 26, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) plans to release results for the second quarter after market close on Wednesday, August 28, 2002, one day earlier than previously announced.A one-hour conference call is scheduled for Thursday, August 29, 2002, beginning at 10:...
Aug 13, 2002
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn., Aug 13, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) announced that its Board of Directors declared a dividend of $0.032 per share, payable September 9, 2002, to common shareholders of record on August 26, 2002. As of August 2, 2002, Dollar General operated 5,891 neighborhood sto...
Aug 8, 2002
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn., Aug. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) today reported total retail sales for the July four-week period ended August 2, 2002, equaled $434.3 million compared with $375.6 million last year, an increase of 15.6 percent. Same-store sales for the July period increased 6.6 percent compared with a 6.6...
Jul 30, 2002
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn., Jul 30, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) announces the appointment of Susan S. Lanigan as vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary.Chairman and CEO Cal Turner made the announcement saying, "Susan comes with great academic, corporate and legal credential...
Jul 11, 2002
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn., Jul 11, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) today reported total retail sales for the June five- week period ended July 5, 2002, equaled $573.4 million compared with $473.8 million last year, an increase of 21.0 percent. Same-store sales for the June period increased 11.8 percent co...
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